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"Armando Contreras is another baritone with gravitas and he is quickly making his mark in the opera world. " Schmopera

 

ABOUT ARMANDO

 Mexican American baritone Armando Contreras is an Encouragement Award District Winner of the 2019 Metropolitan Opera National Council Auditions. He is a recent graduate of the Young Artist program with the Lyric Opera of Kansas City (LOKC) and Apprentice Artist Program with Des Moines Metro Opera.

 
 
 

CALENDAR

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THE GLIMMERGLASS FESTIVAL: COSI?

August 4, 10, 16, 22, 2020* COVID cancellation

Armando makes is debut with the Glimmerglass Festival singing the role of Guglielmo in the English Adaptation of Mozart's Cosi fan tutte. 

KANSAS CITY BALLET: CARMINA BURANA

October 11, 12, 13, 18, 19, 20, 2019

Armando joins the Kansas City Ballet, Kansas City Symphony and the Kansas City Symphony Chorus in Adam Hougland's new production of Carmina Burana. Armando will make his debut as the baritone soloist.

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DES MOINES METRO OPERA: APPRENTICE ARTIST PROGRAM

2019

Armando performs in scenes from L'elisir d'amore, Robert Ward's The Crucible,  Madama butterfly.

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